| Aug 7, 2014
| 5:35 PM
Call it "When Harry Met Sally" with skinny-dipping. Or "(500) Days of Summer" with people falling out of windows. However you frame the sweet yet self-conscious "What If," it pales in comparison to those and so many other rom-coms.
That would have...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 2:05 PM
Music video and film director Marc Webb has sold his home in Silver Lake for $1.25 million.
Set on a hilltop, the home enjoys views of the reservoir and city from its location in Moreno Highlands. Built in 1947, dark hardwood flooring and arched windows...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 7:00 AM
Everyone is ignoring Daniel Radcliffe.
He's just stepped out of a black SUV and walked into a North Hollywood pie shop, a bodyguard, assistant, three publicists and groomer trailing behind. No one at the Republic of Pie is losing it — the...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 1:55 PM
Few genres have taken their lumps like the romantic comedy — endlessly pronounced dead as new ones keep coming, lamented for its cliches yet sought out by audiences with longing in their hearts.
So why would a director known for Canadian cult...
| Jul 23, 2014
Fans will have to wait a little longer to see Andrew Garfield swing back into theaters as Spider-Man. Sony Pictures […]...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 6:57 PM
When the nominations for the Spirit Awards came out Tuesday morning, nominees were mostly busy with other things. Shane Carruth, nominated for director and editing for “Upstream Color,” was in line at LAX. Michael B. Jordan, nominated for male...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 9:00 AM
We wrote "(500) Days of Summer" because we loved the romantic comedy — and feared for its survival. What used to be "The Graduate" and "Annie Hall" and "When Harry Met Sally" had become the home of the unrealistic, the unrelatable and the insincere....
| Jun 12, 2013
| 1:48 PM
Fox Searchlight Pictures has lost a key ruling in its long-running legal fight with former interns who worked on 2010's "Black Swan" and other movie productions.
U.S. District Judge William Pauley issued a summary judgment on Tuesday in New York, saying...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 11:35 AM
Hot off the success of "The Bling Ring" and "Spring Breakers," the new distribution company A24 will again take a run at the crossover of smart youth and art house pictures with the August release of "The Spectacular Now," starring Shailene Woodley and...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 11:55 AM
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences invited 276 new members into the organization on Friday -- 100 more than were included in the 2012 invitees -- including a large number of minorities and women, such as Rosario Dawson, Lucy Liu, Sandra Oh,...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 1:54 PM
Shailene Woodley and Miles Teller have a lot in common. Both are up-and-coming actors in Hollywood, both are interested in challenging, offbeat roles, and both of them bombed their first auditions for the parts they coveted in the film adaptation of Tim...